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How much money should I bring to Tokyo?

Depending on where you are from, Tokyo can be considered expensive or somewhat cheap. To get an idea of how much your type of holiday […]

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The Ultimate Tokyo Itinerary Planning Guide (Zonal Map + Ideal Times)

Planning an itinerary is not easy. Often, you have to consider geographical distance, topological connectivity, and temporal factors at the same time. Add to that […]

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Videos of Tokyo from the 1950s to the 1980s!

Here is a look at the transformation of Tokyo from the postwar era of the 1950s to the modern day. During this period of time (the […]

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Netizens compete to create the plainest Tokyo Olympics logo possible

In light of the recent plagiarism scandal surrounding the 2020 Tokyo Olympics logo, some concerned Japanese netizens have offered their professional help for a replacement logo. […]

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Tokyo Then and Now: Photos from Past Centuries

Tokyo is an ever-changing landscape and nothing brings this point across than a comparison of photos from the past with the present. Below are 16 […]

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The new age of political campaign material?

 A Tokyo-based politician has taken an interesting approach for his campaign material. Check out the postcard-sized LINE app clone complete with stamps and dialogue with […]

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Tokyo to be Featured in Disney’s Upcoming Marvel Animated Movie “Big Hero 6”

The urban streetscape of Tokyo will form part of the inspiration for the city of San Fransokyo (no prizes for guessing the other city involved) in […]

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Sanshiro Pond – Soseki, Nature and Crayfish

Found in a central part of Tokyo, Sanshiro Pond is a spot of nature often missed by tourists. The pond has a significant place in […]